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Flashcards in Boundaries and Contents of the Temporal Region Deck (10):
1

What is the superior boundary for the temporal region?

temporal lines of the parietal and frontal bones

2

What is the posterior boundary for the temporal region?

temporal lines of the parietal bones

3

What is the anterior boundary for the temporal region?

zygomatic process (frontal bone) and frontal process (zygomatic bone)

4

What is the inferior boundary for the temporal region?

zygomatic arch (temporal and zygomatic bones)

5

What forms the floor of the temporal region?

pterion (sphenoid, parietal, temporal, frontal bones)

6

What is the major feature of the temporal region?

temporalis muscle

7

What tissue connects the superior temporal line to the zygomatic arch?

superficial temporal fascia

8

What tissue connects the superior temporal line to the mandible?

deep temporal fascia

9

The temporal region is vascularized by which branch of the external carotid artery?

superficial temporal artery

10

The tempora region is drained by which vein?

superficial temporal vein

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